August 29, 2012
Ladon basin is seen here in broader context. The smaller rectangle shows the region covered in this ESA Mars Express HRSC image release. Ladon Valles, which flows in to Ladon basin, is north of the well-known craters Holden and Eberswalde, which were potential landing-site candidates for NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory.
Topics: Environment, Mars, Greek mythology, Spaceflight, Ladon Valles, Uzboi Vallis, Eberswalde, Holden, Mars Express, Margaritifer Sinus quadrangle, Ladon, Spacecraft